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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have onan 4000 microquiet been sitting 1year agave it new

Customer Question

i have onan 4000 microquiet been sitting for a 1year agave it new fuel check on the fuel bowl clean, flot moves, change out spark plug it acks like it whats to start
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Remove the spark plug and put a teaspoon of fuel direct into the cylinder, re-install the spark plug and see if it will start!

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It will be hard to put fuel the spark plug goes up wards
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Can you Spray starting fluid or carburetor cleaner in?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Let me try
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

oK>

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
On it still didn't start
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

did you check for spark at the plug with it grounded? Do you have compression? Hold finger with rag over the spark plug hole to see if it has enough compression to move your finger? With spark , fuel and compression, it should start, one is missing!

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No it cranks no start
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Does it have spark? Does it have compression?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
spark, compression, fuel
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Carburetor
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

OK< it should run. Let me opt out, maybe someone else can help.Sorry.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok